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The Trade Wind Foodie: Sailing the World Discovering and Cooking Good Food
Tuesday, 27 May 2014 15:24

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Authors:  Rod & Lu Heikell
Publisher: Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson

From Baird Maritime

An unusual but quite fascinating book. It is a mix of travel guide, gourmet gazette and cook book that actually comes out very well.


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East Sails West: The Voyage of the Keying 1846 – 1855
Tuesday, 20 May 2014 16:15

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Author: Stephen Davies
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

From Baird Maritime

It is perplexing and disappointing that there was so little exchange of ideas between Europe and Asia until virtually a century ago.


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Salt Story: Of Sea-Dogs And Fisherwomen
Thursday, 17 April 2014 23:00

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Author: Sarah Drummond
Publisher: Fremantle Press

From Baird Maritime

Beach seine “salmon fishing” is one of the simplest, most primitive fishing techniques still in use in Australia. Perhaps remarkably, it can still be reasonably profitable thanks to its low capital and operating costs.


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Polar Ship Operations: A Practical Guide
Tuesday, 08 April 2014 16:24

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Author: Captain Duke Snider FNI
Publisher: The Nautical Institute

From Baird Maritime

Another excellent and very practical little how-to guide from the ever prolific and very high quality Nautical Institute.


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Koombana Days
Tuesday, 25 March 2014 16:20

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Author: Annie Boyd
Publisher: Fremantle Press

From Baird Maritime

A modern, well-found and well crewed ship, the S.S. ‘Koombana’, after only three years’ service, disappeared without trace off Western Australia’s Pilbara coast.


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